TEXAS TRAFFIC SIGNAL DETECTOR MANUAL. INTERIM REPORT

This guide to the design and installation of detectors for long life and high reliability contains many suggestions for more rapidly installing loop detectors. It reports on the testing of several innovative loop designs and addresses the special needs of bicycles, mopeds and motorcycles. Special emphasis is given to detector sealants, high speed saw blades and loop wire.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Research study title: Evaluation of Loop Detector Installation Procedures and Preparation of a Texas Traffic Signal Detector Manual.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas Transportation Institute

    Texas A&M University System, 1600 E Lamar Boulevard
    Arlington, TX  United States  76011

    Texas State Department of Highways & Public Transportation

    Transportation Planning Division, P.O. Box 5051
    Austin, TX  United States  78763

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Woods, D L
  • Publication Date: 1991-2

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 72 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00608462
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA/TX-90/1163-1, Res Rept 1163-1
  • Contract Numbers: Study 2-18-89/0-1163
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: May 31 1996 12:00AM